QUEENSLAND – TCQ backs COSBOA and the Federal Government on ‘Go Local First’ Campaign

https://www.tcq.org.au/tcq-backs-cosboa-and-the-federal-government-on-go-local-first-campaign/ ...
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AUSTRALIA – Banks to extend mortgage loan deferral to customers still struggling with coronavirus restrictions

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-07-08/banks-extend-loan-deferrals-four-months-coronavirus-restrictions/12432114 ...
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Are our taxi cabs about to switch from hybrid to electric?

https://www.caradvice.com.au/862933/hybrid-taxis-australia/ ...
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USA – Why I’ll Never Own Uber Technologies Stock

https://www.fool.com/investing/2020/07/06/why-ill-never-own-uber-technologies-stock.aspx ...
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USA – Uber Buys Postmates for $2.65 Billion

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/05/technology/uber-postmates-deal.html ...
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USA – 3 Reasons Not To Bet On Uber’s $2.65 Billion Postmates Deal

https://www.forbes.com/sites/petercohan/2020/07/06/3-reasons-not-to-bet-on-ubers-265b-postmates-deal ...
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USA – Weymouth Woman Sues Uber

https://boston.cbslocal.com/video/4614694-weymouth-woman-sues-uber ...
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USA – Uber allowing drivers to set their own fare rates in parts of California to beat employees decision

https://www.taxi-point.co.uk/post/uber-allowing-drivers-to-set-their-own-fare-rates-in-parts-of-california-to-beat-employees-decision ...
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INDIA – 45,000 taxi operators on verge of starvation

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/j-k/45-000-taxi-operators-on-verge-of-starvation-109174   ...
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VICTORIA, GEELONG – Taxis say no to regulator attempts to curb fare costs

https://www.geelongadvertiser.com.au/news/geelong/taxis-say-no-to-regulator-attempts-to-curb-fare-costs/news-story/45e3638b3ceba0cc32b97f5ec1638541   ...
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MELBOURNE – Rideshare driver suffers knife wounds after being attacked by two passengers in Melbourne

https://www.sbs.com.au/language/english/audio/rideshare-driver-suffers-knife-wounds-after-being-attacked-by-two-passengers-in-melbourne   ...
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USA – Uber driver arrested after hitting, killing passenger with car in south Tulsa, police say

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.fox23.com/news/local/man-hit-by-car-after-altercation-between-uber-driver-passenger/HTJK4PYDQZGABKADXH4Z4YBUQA/%3foutputType=amp ...
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SPAIN – Madrid taxi drivers demand fleet limits amid weak demand

 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-protests-taxis/madrid-taxi-drivers-demand-fleet-limits-amid-weak-demand-idUSKBN2411PO ...
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BELGIUM – Antwerp scraps taxi laws to encourage Uber’s arrival

https://www.brusselstimes.com/all-news/business/119497/antwerp-scraps-taxi-laws-to-encourage-ubers-arrival/ ...
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AUSTRALIA – The gig economy is a big employer and getting bigger

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riV_K3uZaDA ...
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AUSTRALIA – Gig work survey shows urgent need to regulate

https://www.miragenews.com/gig-work-survey-shows-urgent-need-to-regulate/ ...
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WORLD – This Is Uber’s Money Burning Vision

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4355311-this-is-ubers-money-burning-vision   ...
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QUEENSLAND – $23m to unite and recover for Qld taxi and limo operators

http://statements.qld.gov.au/Statement/2020/6/16/23m-to-unite-and-recover-for-qld-taxi-and-limo-operators ...
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EUROPE – Uber cuts Amsterdam workforce by 15%, some 200 jobs to go

https://www.dutchnews.nl/news/2020/06/uber-cuts-amsterdam-workforce-by-15-some-200-jobs-to-go/ ...
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USA – Uber Assault

https://www.courthousenews.com/uber-assault-7/ ...
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AUSTRALIA – Government rules employee Uber rides now eligible for fringe benefits tax exemption

https://www.msn.com/en-au/money/markets/government-rules-employee-uber-rides-now-eligible-for-fringe-benefits-tax-exemption/ar-BB15Dksr?ocid=spartanntp ...
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QUEENSLAND – Taxi owners say they will keep up the fight in lawsuit

https://www.townsvillebulletin.com.au/news/taxi-owners-say-they-will-keep-up-the-fight-in-lawsuit/news-story/a1202bab77aab4313d3aa4d5b403f778 ...
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WORLD – Uber’s Recent Run Is Based On Hopes And Dreams & Out of all questions about Uber’s future, there is one thing for certain: Q2’s loss is going to be staggering.

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4352769-ubers-recent-run-is-based-on-hopes-and-dreams?fbclid=IwAR2dO3-WJMVN_6rfu8nEo_yHEmpAAT1UFDoEzvoTZDR4zNNDjM1s5aHbWjM ...
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USA – Uber and Lyft drivers are now employees under California law, according to a new ruling

https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/world/uber-and-lyft-drivers-are-now-employees-under-california-law-according-to-a-new-ruling-from-regulators/ar-BB15jmgW?ocid=spartanntp ...
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